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The Leinster School of Music & Drama

Study Music and Drama at the Leinster School of Music and Drama

Welcome to The Leinster School of Music & Drama

Established in 1904 The Leinster School of Music & Drama (LSMD) has a long-standing tradition as both a centre for learning and examining.

Our experienced and dedicated teachers provide excellent tuition to pupils of all ages and levels in Ireland’s premier music college. We place a strong emphasis on learning through enjoyment and your personal development.

Benefits of Studying with LSMD

  • Leading Music Academy and Drama School: Over 100 years later, we remain Ireland's largest independent music academy, offering examinations both nationally and internationally.
  • Established Teaching Staff: Our staff are firmly established in the area of performance, which adds to the unique learning experience you will receive.
  • Prominent Students: Both past and present students have performed at a national and international level, whether it's performing at the National Concert Hall or touring the globe with opera and orchestra companies.

Our Courses

We offer Certificate courses, Higher Diplomas and 1 to 1 Lessons across music and drama.

  • Music & Drama 1 to 1 Lessons

Drama Courses:

  • Certificate in Drama Performance
  • Certificate in Drama Teaching
  • Higher Diploma in Arts in Drama Education

Music Courses:

  • Certificate in Music Teaching
  • Certificate in Musicianship
  • Higher Diploma in Arts in Music Education





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